from sports in Rio to theatre in Edinburgh – two cities with the world inside them

Here at tiata fahodzi we’ve been overcome with Olympic fever – and the 2016 Rio games only started at the beginning of the week. We’ve been watching the African nations win the opening ceremony fashion wars, getting ourselves excited for the prospect of medals in the events we’re traditionally good at (hello, track and field events next […]

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guest post: actor david jonsson on his role in bricks and pieces

Rehearsals for bricks and pieces have been brilliant. It’s been a process of constant digging and leaving no stone unturned. We work 6-day weeks, and things are constantly changing. From the feel or journey of a scene, to Charlene giving us new drafts, re-writes and tweeks; we’re certainly all being kept on our toes! Our […]

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time to say goodbye

Hello from tfhq. I’ve been interning with tiata fahodzi as their administrative assistant for the last three months. Today (4th April) is my last day with the company. I can’t believe how fast my time here has gone. I’ve learnt so much in such a short time, and I’m ever so grateful for the opportunity […]

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guest: pre tiata fahodzi / femi elufowoju jr

femi elufowoju jr, april 2015   “Several years after leaving Bretton Hall in West Yorkshire (where I had trained as an actor in 1990) Yvonne Brewster invited me to join Talawa Theatre Company and feature in two plays her company was producing at The Cochrane in Holborn. One of those plays was Nigerian playwright Biyi […]

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